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Rónán Hession & 20th Century Japanese Writers

International Translation Day 2021: Rónán Hession & 20th Century Japanese Writers

Rónán Hession, author of Leonard and Hungry Paul, joins Literature Ireland for a talk to celebrate International Translation Day.

Rónán will discuss the works of Japanese writers in translation, including female Japanese writers who are largely overlooked in the west, and how his reading of these works has influenced his own practice.

The talk will premier on Literature Ireland's YouTube channel at 5:30 p.m. Irish time, Thursday 30th September. Watch this evening or anytime in future!

Posted to on 30 Sep 2021.